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2018 Dementia Education Conference TOGETHER WE CAN on Wednesday August 29th in Charlotte!

The Gerontology Program at UNC Charlotte is a sponsor of the 2018 Dementia Education Conference. Register Now. Registration Opens: Monday, July 2, 2018.  Deadline Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018. Location: Friendship Missionary Baptist Church,  3400 Beatties Ford Rd. Charlotte, NC 28216. Date:  Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Time:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Description: Whether you are a healthcare... 2018 Dementia Education Conference TOGETHER WE CAN on Wednesday August 29th in Charlotte! Read more >>

Gerontology Conference: Working Together for Successful Aging May 17, 2018 The Laureate Center @ 401 Laureate Way Kannapolis, NC 28081. Registration Now Open!

This day-long conference will offer a variety of presentations designed specifically for healthcare professionals to help them explore best practices in Geriatric care. This conference will discuss the definition of successful aging and strategies to promote successful aging. Multiple sessions throughout the day will address the most prevalent conditions among the geriatric population and... Gerontology Conference: Working Together for Successful Aging May 17, 2018 The Laureate Center @ 401 Laureate Way Kannapolis, NC 28081. Registration Now Open! Read more >>

Meck60+ in Charlotte Magazine Feb 2018

As ‘Silver Tsunami’ Hits, Agencies Serving Older Adults Play Catch-Up By Greg Lacour, Charlotte Magazine "Southminster, a south Charlotte nonprofit retirement community founded in 1987, granted UNC Charlotte $200,000 for the Meck 60+ project. “You can’t really go out into the community and create programs and services if you haven’t listened to the people who may or not need them,” says Tracy... Meck60+ in Charlotte Magazine Feb 2018 Read more >>